PRESENTATIONS
 
MONDAY, JUNE 11, 2018
NETWORKING BREAKFAST (Salon)
6:30 AM – 08:00 AM
REGISTRATION (External Foyer)
7:30 AM – 11:30 AM
MAINSTAGE SESSIONS (Aida)
Welcome Address
08:00 AM – 08:10 AM
Keynote Address
08:15 AM – 09:00 AM
Speaker: Stefan Hyttfors, Acclaimed Futurist, Change Agent and Inspiring Speaker
Zycus’ Vision
09:00 AM – 09: 45 AM
Speaker: Aatish Dedhia, CEO, Zycus Inc.
Building the Next-Level Procurement Capabilities for the Digital Age
09:45 AM – 10:30 AM

Panelists:
Anders Lillevik, Global Head of Procurement Support Services, QBE Insurance
Dr. Theofanis Zoumis, Head of Procurement - Data, Systems & Processes, Linde AG
Abdullatif Albastaki, Senior Vice President (Head, Retail Infrastructure and Automated Banking Services Retail Banking & Wealth Management), Emirates NBD

Moderator:
Sammy Rashed, Principal at SRCD, Co-founder The Beyond Group AG

REFRESHMENT BREAK (External Foyer)
10:30 AM – 10: 45 AM
 
The Zycus Success Insurance for European Customers
10:45 AM – 11:15 AM

Speakers:
Alexej Michali, Director Business Unit E-Procurement Solutions & Services, T-Systems
Andreas Rensch-Bergner, Senior Sales Manager at T-Systems, and former VP Procurement & Supply Chain Mgmt. at Deutsche Telekom AG

Procurement Transformation Journey: A Fire-Side Chat with the Champion
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM

Panelists:
Paul Stasko, Senior Director, Supply Chain, Curtiss Wright
Darren Kollmorgen, Application Team Lead, Australia Post
Phil Chalkley, Chief Procurement Officer, Department of Justice
Herman Ursinus, Managing Director, Lakran Procurement Professionals

Moderator:
Richard Waugh, VP Corporate Development, Zycus Inc.

NETWORKING LUNCH (Opera)
12:00 PM – 01:00 PM
 
BREAKOUT SESSIONS
01:00 PM – 01:45 PM
DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION TRACK (Carmen I&II)
 
Stepping up the Digitisation Game: Fast Tracking Procurement Automation - Few Case Studies

Panelists:
Gaurav Malhotra, MCIPS, Director of Supply Chain & Logistics at Jumeirah Group / Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts
Daniel Timpe, Source-to-Contract Manager, Linde AG

Moderator:
Rohit Nair, Assoc. Director Marketing, Zycus Inc.

VISION 2025 TRACK (Tosca)
Crystal Ball with Industry Experts: Procurement Beyond the Digital Age

Panelists:
Pete Loughlin, Managing Director, Purchasing Insights Ltd.
Anthony Ryan, Head of Procurement Operations & Supply Chain, RPA COE Lead, Eircom Ireland
Stefan Löchner, Senior Manager, Operations Consulting, KPMG

Moderator:
Richard Waugh, VP Corporate Development, Zycus Inc.

 
BREAKOUT SESSIONS
02:00 PM - 02:45 PM
DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION TRACK (Carmen I&II)
 
Digitise or Die: Procurement's Transformation Imperative

Speakers:
Paul Stasko, Sr. Director, Supply Chain Management, Curtiss-Wright
Richard Waugh, VP Corporate Development, Zycus Inc.

VISION 2025 TRACK (Tosca)
The Future of Procurement Profession

Speaker:
Duncan Brock, Group Customer Relationship Director, CIPS

 
BREAKOUT SESSIONS
03:00 PM - 03:45 PM
DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION TRACK (Carmen I&II)
 
Keeping the house in order: Leveraging Technology to Drive Compliance & Minimise Risk

Panelists:
Philipp Hoffmann, Head of Group Procurement Data, Systems and Processes, Linde AG
Kanishka Ghosh, Director, Product Management, Strategic Sourcing Suite, Zycus Inc.

Moderator:
Wendy Lawson, Senior Director, Member Service & Technology, IACCM

VISION 2025 TRACK (Tosca)
Don't just buy and implement Procurement Software. Get it Adopted. – New Age Strategies in the Digital Age

Speaker:
Achraf Talhaoui, Managing Partner, Qando

 
FOCUSED NETWORKING SESSIONS
04:00 PM – 05:30 PM

One-on-One meetings (Turandot and Juliette)
Product Demos (Traviata)

 
Assemble at Hotel Lobby to board the tram
06:00 PM
Zycus’ Signature Party at Villa Richter
06:30 PM – 09:30 PM
 
TUESDAY, JUNE 12, 2018
 
NETWORKING BREAKFAST (Salon)
07:00 AM – 08:30 AM
MAINSTAGE SESSIONS (Aida)
 
Procurement Transformation - Future Trends
08:30 AM – 09:30 AM

Speaker:
Magnus Bergfors, Research Director, Procurement Technology, Gartner Inc.

 
Enabling Practitioners with Best-in-Class Solutions – Decoding the Zycus Source-to-Pay Suite
09:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Panelists:
Bikash Mohanty, Director, Product Management, Procure-to-Pay Suite
Kanishka Ghosh, Director, Product Management, Strategic Sourcing Suite

Moderator:
Richard Waugh, VP Corporate Development, Zycus Inc.

 
Procurement Insights from Experts: You ask the Questions, they Answer
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Panelists:
Wendy Lawson, Senior Director, Member Service & Technology, IACCM
Pete Loughlin, Managing Director, Purchasing Insight

Moderator:
Richard Waugh, VP Corporate Development, Zycus Inc.

 
Closing Remarks and Vote Of Thanks
10:45 AM – 11:00 AM
TAKE AWAY LUNCH (Opera)
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
SHUTTLE SERVICE FOR AIRPORT
11:00 AM onwards